Madrid Sightseeing and Skip-the-Line Royal Palace Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Madrid
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Tour description

Marvel at the historic sights of Madrid on this city sightseeing and Royal Palace tour. Learn the story of Madrid through its buildings as you travel from Moorish Madrid to the Habsburg and Bourbon eras of palaces and grand squares such as Plaza Mayor and Puerta del Sol. Admire the Baroque grandeur of the Royal Palace (Palacio Real) on a tour of the royal collections, and visit Madrid’s newest park, Rio Madrid. This tour shows you the very best of Madrid, and highlights the city’s sumptuous Royal Palace.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Puerta del Sol, MadridPuerta del SolStop At: Plaza Mayor, MadridPlaza MayorDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Prado National Museum, MadridEl Prado MuseumStop At: Royal Palace of Madrid, MadridThe Royal Palace was built in the XVIII century upon the ancient Baroque Italian style fortress of the Habsburg. It is one of the most beautiful and best preserved palaces in Europe and a symbol of the permanence and consolidation of Madrid as the capital of the Kingdom. The Palace was the official residence of the Spanish Monarchy from 1765 to 1931. To date, the most stunning receptions of the Spanish Crown are celebrated there: audiences, dinner parties, signature of agreements and the traditional ceremony of presentation in which foreign ambassadors present Credential Letters to His Majesty the King.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas, MadridPlaza de TorosDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Paseo de la Castellana, MadridPaseo de la CastellanaPass By: Parque del Oeste, MadridParque del OestePass By: Gran Via, MadridGran ViaPass By: Plaza de la Villa, MadridPlaza de la VillaPass By: Barrio de Salamanca, MadridBarrio de SalamancaPass By: Stadio Santiago Bernabeu, MadridSantiago BernabeuPass By: Parque Madrid Rio, MadridParque Madrid RioPass By: Calle Mayor, MadridCalle MayorStop At: Templo de Debod, MadridTemplo de DebodDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Plaza de Oriente, MadridLast stop

What's included

  • Soft drink
  • Local guide
  • Entrance and guided tour to Royal Palace.
  • Air-conditioned motor coach.
  • Individual radioguided system for Royal Palace guided tour
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Palace of Madrid
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified